Monday, September 30, 2013

Died in Service of His Country


 
Sacred to the Memory of
A Faithful Loving Son
 
FRANCIS EMMITT NEIL
 
Co. D, 6th E. T. R.
Camp Humphrey
 
Born Nov. 15, 1891
 
Died in Service of His Country
Oct. 28, 1918
 
Gone but Not Forgotten
-Mother
 
Rest in Peace
 
 
Buried:
Mt. Olivet Cemetery
Washington, D.C.
 

Sunday, September 29, 2013

The Honorable Robert Whyte


SACRED
 
To the memory of the
Hon. ROBERT WHYTE
 
Born in Wigtonshire
Scotland
On the 6th day of
January 1767
and died at Nashville
on the 12th day of
November 1844
 
Aged 77 years and 10 months
 
Buried:
Nashville City Cemetery
Nashville, Tennessee

Saturday, September 28, 2013

Margaret Parker of Pittsburgh, PA


 
MARGARET D. PARKER
 
Born in Pittsburg PA.
Nov. 2, 1817
 
Died in Hot Springs ARK.
Mar. 13, 1895
 
 
Buried:
Hollywood Cemetery
Hot Springs, Arkansas

Friday, September 27, 2013

Michael Brady of County Leitrim

 
MICHAEL BRADY
 
Born in
County Leitrim
Ireland
Mar. 18, 1828
 
Died in
Nashville Tenn.
Sept. 15, 1872
 
 
Buried:
Calvary Cemetery
Nashville, Tennessee

Thursday, September 26, 2013

The Robeys of Williamson County

 
1885
 


WILLIAM ROBEY
Born in Md. near Washington City
Nov. 15, 1777
Died near Austin City Tex.
July 20, 1875
__________
 
MARY,
Wife of Wm. Robey,
Born in Va. near Washington City,
1788
Died near Austin City Tex.
Oct. 29, 1869
__________
 
THOMAS L. ROBEY
Born near Portsmouth O.
Aug. 14, 1821
Died in Williamson Co. Tex.
Oct. 1847
__________
 
MARY J. ROBEY
Born near Portsmouth, O.
June 4, 1831
Died in Williamson Co. Tex.
 
 
Buried:
Bratton Cemetery
Round Rock, Texas
 
 
 

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

The Tayloors of Waco

 
Father
 
JAY TAYLOOR
 
Born in Sedalia, Missouri
Mar. 3, 1880
 
Died Waco, Texas
Aug. 29, 1960
 



Mother
 
HENRIETTA TAYLOOR
 
Born in Cincinnati, Ohio
Apr. 19, 1876
 
Died Waco, Tex.
Mar. 18, 1939
Age 63
 
 
Buried:
Holy Cross Cemetery
Waco, Texas
 
 
 

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

David Ranken, Jr.


DAVID RANKEN, JR.
 
Born at Boystown, County Derry, Ireland
October Eleventh MDCCCXXXV
 
Died August Eighteenth MCMX
 
He Founded and Endowed the
David Ranken, Jr. School of Mechanical Trades
to Uphold the Dignity of Labor and
Advance the Standard of Workmanship.
 
 
Buried:
Bellefontaine Cemetery
St. Louis, Missouri

Monday, September 23, 2013

Mr. Chreitzberg from Charleston


 
B. E. CHREITZBERG
 
Born
At Charleston, S.C.
May 3rd A.D. 1841

 
 
Died
At Georgetown, Texas
May 27th A.D. 1885
 
Called from Labor to Rest
 

Buried:
I.O.O.F. Cemetery
Georgetown, Texas

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Granite Donator


MARY A. BATES WESTFALL
 
Born 1831 Clinton, Missouri
 
Died 1912  California
 
Donated Granite to Build
The State Capitol in Austin
 
 
Buried:
Oakwood Cemetery
Austin, Texas

Saturday, September 21, 2013

James Coolidge Carter

 
JAMES COOLIDGE CARTER
 
Born in Lancaster, Mass.
October 14, 1827
 
Died in New York, N.Y.
February 14, 1905
 
 
Buried:
Mount Auburn Cemetery
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Friday, September 20, 2013

There was an Old Man from Limerick....


 
Sacred to the Memory
of
 
JOHN McMAHON
 
Born June 24, 1815
In St. John's Parish
City of Limerick, Ireland
 
Died Feb. 16, 1895
In Washington, D.C.
 
 
Buried:
Mt. Olivet Cemetery
Washington, D.C.

Thursday, September 19, 2013

My 3x Great-Grand Uncle

Courtesy Sue/Find a Grave
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=101259934
 
 
RICHARD COOKE
 
Died Oct. 23, 1914
Age 83 Years
 
Native of Parish of Galmoy
County Kilkenny
Ireland
 
------------
 
JULIA GLENDEN
 
Wife of Richard Cooke
Died August 25, 1896
Age 50 Years
 
Native of Parish of Galmoy
County Kilkenny
Ireland
 
Rest in Peace. Amen.
 
Buried:
Old St. Francis Cemetery
Torrington, Connecticut
 

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Mr. Hanratty from Northern Ireland



HANRATTY
OWEN EUGENE
 
Born in Armagh, Ireland
 
Dec. 12, 1884
Feb. 16, 1956
 
Buried:
San Fernando Cemetery #2
San Antonio, Texas

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Killed at the Battle of Little Big Horn

 

BENJ. H. HODGSON
Lieut. 7th U.S. Calvary
 
Son of
J.B. & M.A. Hodgson
 
Killed at the Battle of the Little Big Horn
Custer Massacre
June 25, 1876
In the 28th Year of His Age
 
 
Buried:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Monday, September 16, 2013

From Lithuania


JONAS ZADEIKIS
 
From Lithuania
 
June 20 1884
March 27 1954
 
 
Buried:
Mt. Olivet Cemetery
Washington, D.C.

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Killed During the Siege of Petersburg


 
 
COL. P. S. DAVIS
 
39th Regt. Mass. Vol's.
 
Killed in Front of
Petersburg, VA.,
 
July 11, 1864
 
Aet. 46 Y'rs.
 
 
Buried:
Mount Auburn Cemetery
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Saturday, September 14, 2013

Clark Smith from Ithaca



SMITH C. CLARK
 
Born in Ithaca, N.Y.
Sept. 12, 1833
 
Died in Nashville, Tenn.
Feb 8, 1863


Buried:
Nashville City Cemetery
Nashville, Tennessee

Friday, September 13, 2013

An Irish Priest in Arkansas

 
To The Memory of
 
THE REV. P. A. McGOWEN
 
Born in Co. Antrim, Ireland
A.D. 1807
 
Ordained Priest 1840
 
Died A.D. 1889
 
Fidem Servavit
 
 
Buried:
Calvary Cemetery
Hot Springs, Arkansas

Thursday, September 12, 2013

James Gilgan from County Sligo




JAMES GILGAN
Born in Cartronhugh,
County of Sligo, Ireland
 
Died in Nashville, Tenn
June 21, 1891
 
Buried:
Calvary Cemetery
Nashville, Tennessee

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

The Talericos Leave Italy for San Antonio


 
FRANK TALERICO
Born in Spezzano Grande, Italy
April 24, 1860
Died Nov. 5, 1934
 
ROSA TALERICO
Born in Spezzano Grande, Italy
May 3, 1868
Died Dec. 10, 1939
 
 
Buried:
San Fernando Cemetery #2
San Antonio, Texas

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Captain of the U.S. Air Corps


WILLIAM STONE KRETZ
Born Dalhart, Texas
August 25, 1915
 
Died Dallas, Texas
April 26, 1976
 
Captain
United States Air Corps
Adjutant, 63rd Fighter Sq. 56th Fighter Group
8th Air Force
 
European Theatre of Operations
Normandy, Northern France, Ardennes
Rhineland, Central Europe


Buried:
Scottsville Cemetery
Scottsville, Texas

Monday, September 9, 2013

Indiana to Michigan to Arkansas


 
In Memoriam
 
FRANK F. FEE
Born at
Fort Wayne, Ind.
April 2, 1860
 
Died at
Battle Creek, Mich.
Jan. 14, 1923


Buried:
Calvary Cemetery
Little Rock, Arkansas

Sunday, September 8, 2013

Mrs. Fennelly Came From County Tipperary


FENNELLY
ANTHONY FENNELLY
1855 - 1935
 
To My Beloved Wife
MARY C. FENNELLY
A Native of Thurles, Tipperary, Ireland
Died Aug, 3, 1915
Aged 48 Years
R. I. P.
 
Buried:
Mt. Olivet Cemetery
Washington, D.C.
 

Saturday, September 7, 2013

General William Tecumseh Sherman

 
WILLIAM TECUMSEH SHERMAN
General, U.S.A.
 
Born at Lancaster, O.
Feb. 8, 1820
 
Died at New York City
Feb. 14, 1891
 
 
Buried:
Calvary Cemetery
St. Louis, Missouri


Friday, September 6, 2013

James Padgett from Harrison County, KY

 
JAMES ALLEN
PADGETT
 
Born in Harrison Co., KY.
 
Jan. 1, 1840
Died May 11, 1908
 
 
Buried:
Oakland Cemetery
Dallas, Texas

Thursday, September 5, 2013

Which Saint is This?

 

PANTUSA

 
SALVATORE E.     GUIDITTA C.
 
Born in Italy
 
April 17, 1880          Oct. 31, 1885
April 19, 1945          Dec. 19, 1951
 
 
Buried:
San Fernando Cemetery #2
San Antonio, Texas

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

The Meiers and Idemas

 
GEORGE MEIER, SR.
Born in Klingebach, Bavaria, Germany
Apr. 5, 1863
Died in Hot Springs
Dec. 15, 1927
Husband of Mary Bambock
Son of Jacob Meier and Maria Bugl Von Glashutt
 
ANNA MEIER IDEMA
Born in Billings, Oklahoma
Nov. 24, 1912
Died in Shreveport, LA
Feb. 29, 2004
Wife of Jacob J. Idema
Daughter of
George Meier, Sr. of Klingebach, Bavaria, Germany and
Mary Bambock of Aulenbach, Austria
 
JACOB J. IDEMA
Born in Hoboken, New Jersey
Oct. 5, 1910
Died in Hot Springs
Nov. 29, 1998
Husband of Anna Meier

Buried:
Calvary Cemetery
Hot Springs, Arkansas

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Heavenbound




 
BETTY JANE [RICE]
 
Born Feb. 24, 1928
Detroit, MI
 
Heavenbound June 4, 2000
 
MOTHER
 
Baptized
Elizabeth Jane Hershy
 
 
Buried:
Mechanicsburg Cemetery
Mechanicsburg, Illinois

Monday, September 2, 2013

Angelo Rossi from Italia


ANGELO ROSSI
 
Nato Il 1870 in Italia
Morto in Austin, Tex.
Il 4 Cennato 1916
Riposa in Pace
 
 
Buried:
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Austin, Texas


Find A Grave Memorial# 35646740

Sunday, September 1, 2013

From Hanover to Texas

 
GEORG H. BREMER
 
Geb 3 Nov
1792
Visselhoefedt
Hanover
Gest
11 May 1884

 
Buried:
New Braunfels Cemetery
New Braunfels, Texas